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The Revolution Will Be Live, A Tribute to Gil Scott-Heron on Thursday 27th August 2015
An event in tribute to the chart topping revolutionary artist, poet and civil rights activist, Gil Scott-Heron.
ANNOUNCEMENT - Talib Kweli to now headline LIMF Gil Scott-Heron Tribute.
Due to filming commitments, Yasiin Bey will no longer be able to perform at the LIMF's commissioned event 'The Revolution Will Be Live - A Tribute to Gil Scott-Heron'.
Now featuring Talib Kweli, plus legendary UK Reggae band Aswad, local chart toppers The Christians, poet and protégé of Gil's Malik & the O.G's plus Sophia Ben-Yousef and much more.
Gil's son Rumal Rackley and none other than Ndaba Mandela, grandson of the late great Nelson Mandela, will be guests of honour whilst a DJ set from BBC Radio 6's Craig Charles completes and unforgettable night.
The Revolution Will Be Live is commissioned by Liverpool International Music Festival 2015.
Music Genres: Hip Hop, Rap, Soul
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